The Challenger disaster: tragedy in the skies
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Contributors:
Kelly, Cassie, colorist.
Published:
New York, NY : First Second, 2020.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
121 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.8 - AR Pts: 2
Status:
Orange/Case Juvenile Fiction Book
j Graphic Novel 629.45 Naujokaitis

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"In History Comics: The Challenger Disaster, we turn the clock back to January 28, 1986. Seven astronauts boarded the space shuttle Challenger on what would be a routine mission. All eyes and cameras were on crew member Christa McAuliffe, a high school teacher, who was set to become the first private citizen in space. Excitement filled the air as the clock counted down to liftoff. But at T-plus seventy-three seconds after launch, the unthinkable happened... What caused the midair explosion? In Pranas T. Naujokaitis's imaginative tale, set in a far-off future, a group of curious kids investigate the hard questions surrounding the Challenger explosion. Inspired by the legacy and sacrifice of the Challenger seven, they continue in their footsteps, setting out toward the stars and into the great unknown!" -- Amazon.com.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781250174307, 1250174309, 9781250174291, 1250174295
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.8, 2 Points

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"In History Comics: The Challenger Disaster, we turn the clock back to January 28, 1986. Seven astronauts boarded the space shuttle Challenger on what would be a routine mission. All eyes and cameras were on crew member Christa McAuliffe, a high school teacher, who was set to become the first private citizen in space. Excitement filled the air as the clock counted down to liftoff. But at T-plus seventy-three seconds after launch, the unthinkable happened... What caused the midair explosion? In Pranas T. Naujokaitis's imaginative tale, set in a far-off future, a group of curious kids investigate the hard questions surrounding the Challenger explosion. Inspired by the legacy and sacrifice of the Challenger seven, they continue in their footsteps, setting out toward the stars and into the great unknown!" -- Amazon.com.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Naujokaitis, P. T., & Kelly, C. (2020). The Challenger disaster: tragedy in the skies. First edition. New York, NY, First Second.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Naujokaitis, Pranas T. and Cassie, Kelly. 2020. The Challenger Disaster: Tragedy in the Skies. New York, NY, First Second.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Naujokaitis, Pranas T. and Cassie, Kelly, The Challenger Disaster: Tragedy in the Skies. New York, NY, First Second, 2020.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Naujokaitis, Pranas T., and Cassie Kelly. The Challenger Disaster: Tragedy in the Skies. First edition. New York, NY, First Second, 2020.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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